Swapan Dasgupta

Swapan Dasgupta is an MP and India’s foremost conservative columnist. He is the author of Awakening Bharat Mata: The Political Beliefs of the Indian Right

The Flawed Nature of Indian Secularism

Now, The Kashmir Files has forced a reassessment

25 March 2022
A Dress Rehearsal of 2024

UP election was simply a dress rehearsal of the General Election due in 2024

11 March 2022
The Lucky Minority

For most people, the experience of this deadly virus, has been quite devastating

25 February 2022
Modi Government: March 2022 to mid-2024

The next two years will be turbulent for India and could hamper the management of post-Covid normalcy

11 February 2022
Cover Stories
The End of Unpredictability

A breakout Budget reveals the prime minister's political confidence

04 February 2022
Calcutta, As It Was

Lord Curzon’s enduring monument to the British Raj

28 January 2022
Revisionist History

History is devoid of meaning if the context is taken out of events

14 January 2022
The Appeal of Varanasi

For the first time, pilgrims will be able to see the simple grandeur of the Kashi Vishwanath temple and its gold-topped dome

17 December 2021
The Hallmark of Politics

The profound arrogance that sometimes manifests itself in supposedly knowing what is good for others

03 December 2021
Opinionated Conversations

On Bollywood and cricket

19 November 2021


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

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Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is a member of Rajya Sabha and the author of several books, including Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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